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Sliammon Life, Sliammon Lands
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Sliammon Life, Sliammon Lands

By Kennedy, Dorothy & Randy Bouchard

Vancouver, BC: Talonbooks, 1983 "The Sliammon are a little known group of Coast Salish Indian people who live in a rugged area of British Columbia, on the northern reaches of the Strait of Georgia." This volume gives a detailed description of the history and folkways of the Sliammon people as a result of ten years of research by the authors. Glossy soft cover, black titling to front and spine, illustrated with many black and white photographs and maps, 176 pages. Light sunning to spine, a few very light spots to top of textblock edge. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall-Oblong.

$60.00

Artifacts of the Northwest Coast Indians

By Stewart, Hilary

North Vancouver, BC: Hancock House Publishers, 1981 Revised edition. This book is for everyone curious about artifacts of the Pacific Northwest Coast Indians. Richly and beautifully illustrated show the artifacts and the different techniques applied to various materials such as bone, stone, antler, and shell as well as the use and functions of these items. Illustrated soft cover, white titling to front and spine, illustrated with black and white photographs and line drawings throughout, 172 pages. Light sunning to spine. Due to the value of this book, we might ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of insurance and tracking, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by Stewart, Hilary. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall-Oblong.

$150.00

Skidegate Haida Myths & Histories
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Skidegate Haida Myths & Histories

By Swanton, John R. & John Enrico

Skidegate, BC: Queen Charolotte Islands Museum Press, 1995 Collected by John R. Swanton. Edited and translated by John Enrico. Text in English and Haida. Mythology texts, some in different versions, at the end of the book notes to the Haida texts and appendix with orthography and glossary. Soft cover, red titling to illustrated front, white titling to black spine, 212 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Basketry of the Tlingit and The Chilkat Blanket
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Basketry of the Tlingit and The Chilkat Blanket

By Emmons, George T.

Sitka, AK: Friends of the Sheldon Jackson Museum, 1993 Reprint Edition with Revised Appendices. Black soft cover with illustration to front, white titling to front and spine, many black and white drawings and photographs, 399 pages plus appendices. Minor shelf wear. On some orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover overweight packages, or international tracking and insurance, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$125.00

American Indian Basketry No.6
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American Indian Basketry No.6

By Gogol, John M. (Editor)

Portland, OR: John M. Gogol, 1982 Indian, Eskimo, and Aleut Basketry of Alaska, Volume II, No. 2, Whole Issue No. 6. White card cover with black and white photograph to front, stapel binding, many black and white photographs throughout, 32 pages. Light age darkening, light shelf wear, ghost of a sticker to top free corner. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. Very Good -/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

Sound Heritage, Volue IV, Numbers 3 and 4
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Sound Heritage, Volue IV, Numbers 3 and 4

By Langlois, W.J. (Editor)

Victoria, BC: Aural History, Provincial Archives of British Columbia, 1977 Native Languages and Culture. Illustrated card cover, frontispiece, several black and white photographs, 80 pages. A few very light smudges and stains, one of the stains continues into the first page, bottom of textblock edge shows light stain as well. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. Very Good -/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

Indian Shakers: A Messianic Cult of the Pacific Northwest
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Indian Shakers: A Messianic Cult of the Pacific Northwest

By Barnett, H.G.

Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 1972 Glossy soft cover with white titling to front and spine, 378 pages. Light shelf wear, crease to spine. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Good +/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Susan Point: Coast Salish Artist
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Susan Point: Coast Salish Artist

By Wyatt, Gary (Editor)

Vancouver, BC: Douglas & MacIntyre, 2000 Curator Gary Wyatt is the editor, Michael KewI and Peter Macnair contributed essays, the reproductions are accompanied by descriptions of their meaning as told by Susan Point to Vest Giles and Bill McLennan. llustrated, glossy soft cover with flaps, white titling to front and spine, inscribed and signed by the artist to half title, gorgeously illustrated with mostly full colour photographs throughout, 144 pages. Light shelf wear, a crease to top free corner of back cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed and Inscribed By Artist. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$45.00

Girl Who Married the Bear: A Masterpiece of Indian Oral Tradition
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Girl Who Married the Bear: A Masterpiece of Indian Oral Tradition

By McClellan, Catharine

Ottawa, ON: National Museum of Canada, 1970 Publications in Ethnology, No. 2. "One of the most popular stories of the southern Yukon Indians ... is about a girl who was take away by a bear after she had insulted it. ... The two chief themes that the story develops are conflict between consaguine and affinal loyalties and the uneasy balance of harmony between animals and humans. ... The appendix includes eleven versions of the story". Red card cover with white titling to front, staple binding, 58 pages. Some shelf wear with rubbing to spine, faint smudge and a crease to front cover, a scratch to back cover, eraser markings to half title. inside the book is clean and tight. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. Good +/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$50.00

Prison of Grass: Canada from a Native Point of View
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Prison of Grass: Canada from a Native Point of View

By Adams, Howard

Saskatoon, SK: Fifth House Books, 1995 The controversial and provocative bestseller revised and updated. 1995 reprint of the 1989 revised edition. "A classic of revisionist history." Glossy soft cover, black titling to front, white titling to spine, 206 pages. Light shelf wear, small crease to bottom free corner of front cover, light age darkening to textblock edge. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Good+ to Very Good-/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Katzie Ethnographic Notes & The Faith of a Coast Salish Indian
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Katzie Ethnographic Notes & The Faith of a Coast Salish Indian

By Suttles, Wayne & Diamond Jenness

Victoria, BC: British Columbia Provincal Museum, 1955 Anthropology in British Columbia: Memoirs Nos. 2 & 3. Both titles are bound together. Illustrated light brown card cover with red titling to front, black titling to spine, 31 & 92 pages. Minor shelf wear and minor smudging, handwritten note inked to content page. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$70.00

Squamish Legends: The First People
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Squamish Legends: The First People

By Khahtsahlano, Chief August Jack & Domanic Charlie

Charles Chamberlain & Frank T. Coan, 1966 Edited by Oliver N. Wells. Illustrated cover, yellow titling to front, several black and white illustrations, unpaginated. Some shelf wear, a small crease to top of front cover. Inside the book is clean and tight. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall-Oblong.

$60.00

Tewa World: Space, Time & Becoming in a Pueblo Society
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Tewa World: Space, Time & Becoming in a Pueblo Society

By Ortiz, Alfonso

Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1969 Oritz, a social anthropologist, gives a "penetrating analysis of the complex and fascinating cosmological and ritural systems of the Tewa .... He focuses on the ideas, rules, and principles of Tewa culture as they are reflected in mythology, world view, and ritual. Tewa notions of space, time, color, number, and existence are analyzed in detail to determine how they reflect, reinforce, and lend continuity to Tewa social institutions." Green cloth with gilt titling to spine, green endpapers, 197 pages. Minor shelf wear, previous owner's name to ffep. Dust jacket is worn with sunning to spine and edges, a few chips missing to spine ends and corners, two small and one one inch closed tears. It is now protected in a Brodart cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.00

It Will Live Forever: Traditional Yosemite Indian Acorn Preparation
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It Will Live Forever: Traditional Yosemite Indian Acorn Preparation

By Ortiz, Beverly R. & Julia F. Parker

Berkeley, CA: Heyday Books, 1996 Revised second edition. Julia Parker demonstrated for over 20 years the skill of preparing acorn at the Yosemite National Park in California. In this book the anthropologist Berverly Ortiz together with Parker documents the intricate and astoundignly nuanced process of making this basic and delicious food and about a way of life of considerable complexity, beauty, and integrity. Glossy illustrated soft cover, green titling to front, white titling to spine, 148 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Revised Second Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by Santos, Raye. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Nk\'Mip Chronicles: Art from the Inkameep Day School
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Nk'Mip Chronicles: Art from the Inkameep Day School

By Walsh, Andrea N. (Editor)

Osoyoos, BC: Osoyoos Museum, 2005 This catalogue is the result of a multi-year collaborative research project by the Osoyoos Indian Band, the Osoyoos Museum and the University of Victoria. The research examined the previously undocumented collection on Inkameep Day School art in the Museum. This catalogue records the the artwork and describes a general history of the school. Illustrated soft cover, illsutrated throughout with black and white as well as full-colour photographs and reproductions, 64 pages. Minor markings to cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.

$25.00

Alberta Elders\' Cree Dictionary - Alperta Ohci Ketehayak Nehyaw Otwestamakewasinahikan
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Alberta Elders' Cree Dictionary - Alperta Ohci Ketehayak Nehyaw Otwestamakewasinahikan

By Waugh, Earle (Editor); Nancy LeClaire & George Cardinal

Edmonton, AB: The University of Alberta Press, 1998 The Cree people constitute the largest Aboriginal language group in Alberta, and many other Cree-speakers live across Canada. This dictionary is based upon both Northern Cree (the "TH" dialect) and Plains Cree ( the "Y" dialect). Colourful illustrated soft cover, 577 pages. Light shelf wear, brown spots to top of textblock edge, light smudges to textblock edge, gift inscription to half title, page 351 dog eared. This book weighs more than 1 kg and will require additional shipping charges. Depending on your location, further charges might be needed to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Good +/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$50.00

Potlatch
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Potlatch

By Adams, Dawn

WEDGE, University of B.C., 1985 A Queen Charlotte Islands Reader. Reading Level 2A. Interest Leve: Ages 5-12. Glossy illustrated boards, black titling to front and spine, beautifully illustrated throughout by Arlene Erlandson, 22 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by Erlandson, Arlene. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

First Totem Pole
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First Totem Pole

By Williams, Rose

WEDGE, University of B.C., 1985 A Queen Charlotte Islands Reader. Reading Level 2C. Interest Level: Ages 7-14. The legend was told to Rose Williams by her uncle An-o-wat. Glossy illustrated boards, black titling to front and spine, beautifully illustrated throughout by Chris White, 22 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by White, Chris. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$50.00

Syesis, Volume 4, 1971, Supplement 1
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Syesis, Volume 4, 1971, Supplement 1

By Scagel, Robert F. et al, eds.

The British Columbia Provincial Museum, 1972 Issued April 1972. Periodical supplement containing Donald H. Mitchell's "Archaeology of the Gulf of Georgia area, a natural region and its culture types." 228 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. Very Good -. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

Totem Poles of the Gitksan, Upper Skeena River, British Columbia
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Totem Poles of the Gitksan, Upper Skeena River, British Columbia

By Barbeau, Marius

Ottawa, Canada: Canada Deparment of Mines, 1973 Faksimile Edition. Bulletin No. 61, Anthropological Series No. 12. The knowledge presented in this book was obtained firsthand during four seasons of field research from 1920 to 1926. Red card cover, black titling to front and spine, illustrated with 33 plates of black and white photographs, 275 pages. Sunning to spine fading into front and back, light crease to top free corner, light age darkening to top of textblock edge. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

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